Skanska has been awarded the second phase of the E18 project in
Bjørvika, Oslo. The contract value is NOK 585 M, about SEK 680 M, which
will be included in order bookings for the third quarter. Customer is
the Norwegian Public Roads Administration (Statens Vegvesen).
Skanska has just finished the first phase of the project, which included
the renowned submerged tunnel under the Bjørvika cove, and will now
continue with the second phase, where E18 is built through central Oslo.
The project, named Dronning Eufemias gate, covers a 700 meter four lane
road section between Prinsens gate and Bispegate. The project is
scheduled for completion in June 2015.
Skanska Norway focuses on construction and civil engineering operations.
The unit has approximately 4,200 employees. In 2010, Skanska Norway
reported revenue of about SEK 11 billion. In Norway, Skanska is also
active in the development of residential, commercial properties and
public private partnerships (PPP) projects.
For further information, please contact:
Annett Aamodt, Communications Manager, Skanska Norway, Tel +47 92 25 10
Edvard Lind, Group Press Officer, Skanska AB, Tel: +46 (0)10-448 88 08
Direct line for media: +46 10 448 88 99
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Skanska is one of the world's leading project development and
construction groups with expertise in construction, development of
commercial and residential projects and public-private partnerships.
Based on its global green experience, Skanska aims to be the clients'
first choice for Green solutions. The Group currently has 52,000
employees in selected home markets in Europe, in the US and Latin
America. Headquartered in Stockholm, Sweden and listed on the Stockholm
Stock Exchange, Skanska's sales in 2010 totalled SEK 122 billion.